Magi-Cut Software

Sophisticated and versatile software

Magi-Cut woodworking software is used by thousands of companies, and more than ten thousand users located in over 70 countries. Our range of wood cutting optimisation software transforms panel cutting into a more efficient process that saves time and reduces wastage, saving a lot of money. Our customers know that Magi-Cut offers compatibility with a vast range of equipment from sliding table saws through CNC beam saws, routers and machining centres.

At the heart of Magi-Cut is its powerful cutting optimisation engine which has been developed and fine-tuned over the past 30 years and is supported by software modules for every part of your manufacturing operation.

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Although in the past we specialised in helping large scale manufacturers where high volume sheet cutting and complex cutting lists are the norm, we've extended to develop wood cutting software for small workshop and cabinet shops. Magi-Cut Express and Magi-Cut Intro are designed to cope with low to medium volume orders.

Magi-Cut Software Ltd, located in Bristol, United Kingdom are the developers of Magi-Cut (also known as Cut Rite), and since its first launch in 1981 have accumulated over 150 man years of experience in all types of cutting optimisation software, nesting and CNC router software.

More recently we’ve added Version V10.0 to our product selection. V10.0 offers better data handling in part list and board list, a wizard for importing parts from XLS files, and enhanced pattern graphics whilst also ensuring our offering is up to date and compatible with Windows 10.

Customer Focused Business

Our business has always been focused on the needs of our customers, developing woodworking software that is useful, easy to use, is available at an affordable price and provides an excellent ROI. Existing users have access to a remote support system so they can get answers to queries as quickly as possible. Software upgrades are rolled out in a user friendly way ensuring no loss of data or cutlists.

Whatever your needs, whether it’s panel cutting for caravans or producing luxury finish cabinets we can offer advice on the best woodworking program to suit your needs.

We know changing the way you do things is a big commitment, that’s why we offer a 30 day free trial of Magi-Cut Intro and Express so you can try before you buy.

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Optimiser features

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Express plus
Lite Optimiser icon
Standard Optimiser icon
Professional Optimiser icon
Nesting Optimiser icon
Part list No. of lines (part sizes) 20 1000 10,000 10,000 20,000 20,000 20,000
Maxiumum pieces per optimisation 1000 1000 10,000 10,000 10,000 99,999 99,999
Optimisation of shaped parts
Grain-matched patterns
Stay down & common edge routing
Cost optimisation (material & time)
User-defined part list information fields 99 99 99 99 99
Import parts & boards lists from spreadsheets
Material Library with boards and offcuts
Automatic stock issue from jobs
Import stock adjustment from file
Edging & laminates adjustments & requirements
Cutting control settings Limited Limited Limited Limited Limited
Customisable reports & summaries
Pattern editor - add, move, delete parts
Integrated local help & online video guides
Timber/workshop cross cut optimiser
Multi-core enabled for batches (up to 250 jobs)
Export Summaries to Excel/PDF
Label & form designers (includes bar codes)
Cutting times
Transfer to single beam saws, split fence saws
Material / board parameters
Transfer to Cadmatic 4
Transfer to Angular saws
Transfer to Homag - Woodwop MPR(X)
Transfer to routers, nesting machines, DXF
Control of open stacks, priority parts, 'plus' parts
Strip production, free cut analysis, full sheet overs
Determine the best position to pre-cut large boards
Single licence - List price UK (GBP ex Vat) Free £285.00 £875.00 £1,500.00 £3,240.00 £5,050.00 £4,230.00
Network licence available (25% surcharge per user)
12 months maintenance support included
Annual support renewal UK - Single licence (GBP ex Vat) £80.00 £160.00 £260.00 £400.00 £400.00
Annual support renewal UK - Site licence (GBP ex Vat) £120.00 £240.00 £390.00 £600.00 £600.00

We have been a user of Magi-Cut for 15 years now and never been disappointed. The software is one of the greatest tools we have to organise our workload and to save money and time in our cutting work

Claude Eyles - Hammonds Furniture

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Magi-Cut Express is a desktop application designed for the smaller business running a sliding table saw. Express can optimise a list of up to 1000 pieces to be cut from a variety of materials and sheet sizes. Download the free 30 day trial now.

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